How this local school district is tracking health in the classroom

December 7, 2016

By Byron Reed, 9NEWS | December 5, 2016

9News

Students at Eagleview Elementary school in Thornton are getting an early gift this year with a common goal -preventing a problem some young people face today. “There’s this huge epidemic with childhood obesity,” PE teacher Kathy Hogan said. “I definitely talk to the kids about making good choices when they’re not with me.” The school wants to make sure all its hard work about making healthy choices pays off, so several Adams 12 Five Star schools have integrated a program to make it easier for students to concentrate in the classroom.

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